School Bus Driver - Revelstoke B.C.
A1 Bus has been offering daily school bus runs in the community of Revelstoke, BC for over 6 years. Specifically we have a strong working relationship with Ecole de Glaciers and have been offering professional transportation for the school children for many years. There is an opportunity to join our team as one of the 2022-2023 school bus drivers. We are looking for someone who is patient yet firm, dependable and safety conscious. This position offers job security, a flexible schedule and is perfectly suited for stay-at-home parents, semi-retirees (teachers, long haul drivers, transit operators), students or pastors.
As a regular School Bus Driver you will work a split shift, driving approximately 2 hours in the morning and 2 hours in the afternoon, with some extra hours available for field trips and charter work. You will be assigned a route that falls between the hours of 6:30 am - 9:30 am in the morning and between 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm in the afternoon.
A1 Bus is a group transportation company operating in the Okanagan Valley. The A1 Bus team is passionate about treating our customers and employees fairly, creating an enjoyable work atmosphere, building relationships, and making a difference in our community.
Driver Qualities: Professional, punctual, flexible, safe and fun!
Licensing Requirements: Valid Class 1 or Class 2 with air endorsement
Our Equipment: school buses (standard & automatic), transit vans, coach style 20 to 24 passenger buses; this position will require an experienced driver of school busses specifically
Wages: $25/hour plus 4% Vacation pay each pay period
Schedule: The school year is from September 2022 through June 2023.
Split shift – morning for approximately 2 hours and afternoon shift for approximately 2 hours. The actual school schedule is as follows: https://glaciers.csf.bc.ca/nouvelles/calendrier-scolaire/
There may be opportunity for renewal for the 2023-2024 school year as this contract is reviewed annually.
If you are interested in joining our team, please submit the following to email@example.com with the words “Revelstoke School Bus Driver” in the subject line:
- Resume with three references
- Clean driver’s abstract (commercial N print)
- Picture of the front and back of your Driver’s License
Note: a valid RCMP criminal record check for the vulnerable sector will be required before commencement of work. Drivers must also wear and be comfortable using a headset while driving.
Thank you, we look forward to hearing from you!
Job Types: Part-time annual
Wage: $25.00 per hour
We appreciate all applications, but only those shortlisted will be contacted.
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 9:00am to 5:00 pm
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Safety Is Top Priority at A1 Bus Ltd.
Safety is a top priority at A1 Bus Ltd. We do everything we can to ensure a safe ride to and from your event. Our vehicles are fully compliant with everything required by Commercial Vehicle Safety Enforcement (CVSE) of British Columbia. We work closely with their officers to ensure constant compliance and that nothing is ever overlooked.
Our buses are inspected a minimum of two times per year by a government-approved inspection facility and many of the buses are voluntarily inspected a third time by a CVSE Senior Area Vehicle Inspector to gain additional school bus certification.
Included inside all of our buses are the following:
a copy of our current insurance (with not less than $10 million liability )
a copy of our 6 month MVI Inspection Report
a copy of our National Safety Code certificate
a copy of our Passenger Transportation license
a copy of our pre-trip checklist to aid the driver in doing their safety pre-trip
We do not usually provide these documents ahead of time (via email) due to the time it takes to get them all together and scan them; however if your organization requires them in advance, we will try our best to accommodate.
A1 Bus is committed to maintaining a safe fleet. If you ever have recommendations for us on how to improve OR witness a bus being driven in an unsafe manner, please note the unit number and call our office at 250-550-4272 so we can address it.